Introduction to Computer Music

Learning MIDI

MUSC 336 | Learning: Max | MIDI | MSP

  1. MIDI Manufacturer's Association  logoWhat is MIDI? {Sweetwater; Wikipedia}
  2. Documentation
  3. Reading
  4. Program of Study
  5. Tutorials
  6. Special Topics
  7. MIDI gearStudio B Devices
  8. Alternative Controllers


Dodge, Charles and Thomas Jerse. 1997. Computer Music: Synthesis, Composition, and Performance. New York: Schirmer. {GBd}

Hass, Jeffery. 2013. Introduction to Computer Music. Available online at: <>.

Huber, David Miles. 2007. The MIDI Manual: A Practical Guide to MIDI in the Project Studio, 3rd ed. New York: Focal Press. {GB}

Kirn, Peter. 2006. Real World Digital Audio. Berkeley: Peachpit Press. {GBd}

Roads, Curtis. 1996. The Computer Music Tutorial. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. {GB}

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Updated: September 20, 2019

Reginald Bain | University of South Carolina | School of Music